Earth Satellites

dataviz Print | 12 August 2013

Data Visualization of all (unclassified) satellites actively orbiting earth. Focus was on the 4 classes of satellites: Civil, Commercial, Government, Military and what percentage of all satellites fall in to each category. Secondary graphics show the US, Russia, China and the rest of the world to emphasize the US's dominance of orbiting space and shed light on what the space priorities are for the top 3 superpowers. Based off data from 12-1-2012

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